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Their Fiftieth

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2017 Challenge  Day 19 Write a memory poem. Mom, I am thinking about Eating dinner with family gathered, Dad Making a toast On your fiftieth wedding anniversary, Recalling his words, You are the gem in … Continue reading

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Unraveling

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2016 Chapbook Challenge – Day 27 Write a falling apart poem. Falling Apart Losing Limberness Illnesses Not General All Peculiar And Resist Treatment

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Tragedy

Written for:  Poetic Asides November Chapbook Challenge – Day 10 For today’s prompt, write a tragic poem. Two courses of action here: Write a poem that is heavy, or write a poem that is light. Or write a poem that … Continue reading

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Funny/Serious Acrostic

Written for:  Poetic Asides April 2016 Challenge – Day 12 Two-For-Tuesday – Write a serious and/or funny poem. F laky Freddy fell U p a circular staircase. N o one noticed at first N ext door neighbors blamed the new-fangled newel post. Y etta the … Continue reading

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On Top of a Hill

Written for:  Poetic Asides November 2015 Challenge – Day 16 Write a haunted poem. H er vision is drawn to the widening A mber eyes of her tabby. U nsual sounds of low lamentations in the air N ear the … Continue reading

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